Bush: No, I don't know that Atheists should be considered as citizens, nor should they be considered patriots. This is one nation under God.
I've seen it other places, and Snopes doesn't seem to have anything on it, leading me to believe it might be true. But can anyone point me to verification or something discrediting it. If true, that is a truly insane quote.
A strict constructionist interprets the Constitution according to the language and original intent of the text at the time of its writing, in much the same way as a fundamentalist views the Bible. Fortunately, for strict constructionists, they have been endowed by God with the superhuman gift of being able to read the minds of people who died 200 years ago. Naturally, they use this power only for good - America (The Book)
I think it has been about 17 years since an abortion case went before the Court, so I doubt another one will come up in the next 3 sessions. The concept of using 'feelings' rather than law to look at cases concerns me.